A good part of my coaching practice is focused on coaching people in high-stakes professions. But what exactly is a high-stakes profession? To me, it’s a field of work that places an inordinate amount of stress on the professional because of what is at risk for both them and their own clients or consumers if they … Continue reading What are High-Stakes Professions?
I often get asked how it is that I left the practice of law and became a Professional Life Coach—like people can’t believe anyone would leave such a traditionally lucrative career for something barely heard of. Honestly, like most life changes, the process was gradual. But, there was a key day, a key moment, when … Continue reading The Day I Quit
Last week, I finished a three-week commitment to a program called the Ultimate Reset. It was one of the best things I’ve done for myself, ever. I did not initially do this program to lose weight. But I lost 14 pounds — 8% of my starting bodyweight. So why did I do it? Because I … Continue reading My Ultimate Reset
ICF (the International Coach Federation) defines coaching as “partnering with clients in a thought-provoking and creative process that inspires them to maximize their personal and professional potential.” Most of us in the modern, developed world have a buffet of life paths from which to choose. Figuring out which one will best suit us, satisfy our … Continue reading Life Coaching: What is it?